The event is sponsored by The Old Town Gift Company, which actively supports local authors with bi-weekly book signings at their store, and will feature a cash beer and wine bar in addition to light complementary appetizers. The night will highlight local writing talent and give San Diegans and visitors alike a chance to discover the exciting history and culture that America’s Finest City has to offer.
Bette Blaydes Pegas, author of Chasing a Dream in the Galápagos: A Personal Evolution (9780916251970;
Jack Scheffler Innis is the author of San Diego Legends: The Events, People, and Places That Made History (9780932653642;
Joey Seymour, author of San Diego’s Finest Athletes: Five Exceptional Lives (9780916251994;
Fiesta de Reyes merchant RD Riccoboni, will share his book From Old Town to New Town: San Diego Paintings, filled with his energetic paintings of beautiful historic San Diego scenes.
Finally, Joan Brady, the best-selling author of God on a Harley, will make a special appearance featuring her latest title The Ghost of Mt. Soledad (9780615324821, Pachyderm Press, $9.95), a paranormal love story set in San Diego.
WHO: Bette Blaydes Pegas, Jack Scheffler Innis, Joey Seymour, RD Riccoboni & Joan Brady
WHAT: Authors’ Book Discussions and Q&A sessions
WHEN: Wednesday, November 10, 2010, 5-7 pm
WHERE: Fiesta de Reyes courtyard in Old Town San Diego State Historic Park
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